• AIO powered by the sun
    21-Jun-2021

    AIO powered by the sun

    Since 10 June 2021, a quiet environmentally friendly electric bus has been running for PostAuto in the Brugg area. This is the result of a ...

  • Bederstrasse road bridge
    28-Jul-2021

    Bederstrasse road bridge

    Following the partial demolition carried out in November 2020, the remaining section of the almost 100-year-old Bederstrasse overpass at Zurich ...

  • Renovating the Manesse Tunnel
    16-Sep-2021

    Renovating the Manesse Tunnel

    Our work on Sihltal Zürich Uetliberg Bahn’s (SZU) Manesse Tunnel got under way on 6 June 2021 with the dismantling of the existing overhead ...

  • First AEE inspection on the CEVA line
    23-Sep-2021

    First AEE inspection on the CEVA line

    In the event of an incident, an automatic earthing device (AEE) grounds the overhead contact line safely, significantly shortening the response ...

Emergencies

Emergencies

There is an on-call Service available in Switzerland.
See German and French web-sites. read on Emergencies

Jobs

Jobs

Job offers are published here read on Jobs

Systems

Systems

Overhead Contact Line Systems for all kinds of railways, including isolators, feeder switch control and interlockings. read on Systems

OLE Design

OLE Design

Our engineering team are highly trained technicians who work extensively with computer software planning aids, such as Microstation and AutoCAD. Furrer+Frey have developed their own in house contact line configuration software, falp 2.0 (©Furrer+Frey) and the 3D planning tool ELFF (©ELBAS/Furrer+Frey). read on OLE Design

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Our success is assured by our contract manager’s and assembly teams’ extensive experience. As an organisation we offer our employees continuous training programmes in their area of expertise. In addition, Furrer+Frey invest extensively in research and development of new materials within our current processes. read on Overhead Contact Line Construction

Catalogue

Catalogue

For decades, Furrer+Frey has carried its own range of products, which is continually enhanced. This range is shown in our comprehensive catalogue. read on Catalogue

Railway Control Systems

Railway Control Systems

Railway control systems for depots to control and supervise the switching and earthing process of the overhead contact lines in a safe manner. read on Railway Control Systems

about us

about us

Emil Furrer and Arnold Frey founded the electrical overhead line contact organisation of Furrer+Frey in 1923. During this period the implementations of electrification for Switzerland’s railways were in progress. The company have been making overhead contact line systems ever since and has grown considerably to meet the ever increasing global demands read on about us